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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. Paul Hill
Year Of Registration: 2017
Seedling Number: 1809-B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Pink
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Lavender blue plicata markings on light pink standards, white in center and base, darker pink ground on inside petal; lavender blue rim on light pink to medium pink falls, white zone at hafts and around beards, dark lavender blue lines extend from beards
Beard Color: Tangerine in throat, blended tangerine to white in middle, white tipped tangerine ends
Style Arm Color: Darker lavender blue
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 709-2A: (unknown x Stage Lights) X Whisper Game

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